In this episode of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re tackling an array of challenges that are top-of-mind for event organizers, but before we do…
Dan Pink is one of my favorite non-fiction authors.
It started in 2006, with A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future. Filled with fascinating stories about advances made by right-brain, creative types, this book prompted a major career pivot for me, as I started to experiment with content marketing, long before it hit mainstream.
In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re showcasing an interview with an industry rockstar…
Christine “Shimo” Shimasaki, CDME, CMP
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PCMA Convening Leaders is one of my favorite industry events.
While I enjoy other conferences, Convening Leaders continues to be my top pick because it aligns with who I am and who I’m striving to become. I also appreciate how they push the limits on innovation. 2018 marked my ninth time attending Convening Leaders.
But there’s one thing I did differently this year; one new decision I made that diminished my event experience.
Post authored by Jeff Fugate, SVP Strategic Sales & Marketing
Let me tell you about a modern-day nightmare: I recently went four-and-a-half hours without my smartphone… while I was awake!
In this episode of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re tackling topics to help make 2018 your best year yet.
Post authored by Michael Guerriero, Division President at Experient—A Maritz Global Events Company.
How’s that for an intriguing headline?
When PCMA invited me to moderate a panel discussion carrying this title at Convening Leaders, one of the first words that came to mind was volatile.
In this episode of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re exploring a kaleidoscope of topics, including digital disruption, experience design, and nurturing high-performing event teams who collaborate beautifully.
Post authored by Donna Kastner, Event Marketing Specialist
For event organizers, data intelligence is quickly ascending as a crucial skill set to master, as they strive to compete in today’s rapidly-changing business environment.
Thad Lurie has long been a champion for leveraging data as a business performance catalyst. He’s been studying this complex data landscape for more than fifteen years, in leadership roles he’s held at various associations – most recently, as Chief Information Officer at EDUCAUSE.
Now, Thad’s making a leap from the association world to corporate, as he joins Experient as Vice President of Business Intelligence and Performance. I caught up with him recently to learn more about his new role and the initiatives he’ll be tackling in 2018.